The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 87 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 11 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.04% 0.77% 1.56%
As % of the System Software category 8.03% 6.03% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 8
Average salary £32,500 £46,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.34% +30.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £46,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
vSphere
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
137 116 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.92% 12.83% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 117 99 85
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +20 7 £31,500 -37.00%
Cheltenham -11 5 £32,500 -35.00% 1
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 12 (85.71%) XenApp
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) Citrix
5 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) SCCM
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) Symantec
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
9 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (21.43%) SAN
9 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
9 3 (21.43%) HP
9 3 (21.43%) WAN
10 2 (14.29%) DHCP
10 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 2 (14.29%) MCSE
10 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
10 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 2 (14.29%) LAN
10 2 (14.29%) Linux
10 2 (14.29%) IIS
10 2 (14.29%) Firewall
10 2 (14.29%) Law

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
1 3 (21.43%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Applications Support
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Support Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) PDA
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Straight-Through Processing
1 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
1 1 (7.14%) Web Development
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
1 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
1 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
1 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
1 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) CCA
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) XenApp
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
3 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Symantec
5 3 (21.43%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) Websense
7 1 (7.14%) F5
7 1 (7.14%) Brocade
7 1 (7.14%) Veeam
7 1 (7.14%) NetApp
7 1 (7.14%) Veritas
7 1 (7.14%) McAfee
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago